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  1. Nitro Circus show hits Apple Bowl FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    With Kelowna rider Bruce Cook high on the roster of performers, Nitro Circus makes its first stop in the Okanagan this Friday at the Apple Bowl. Nitro's Next Level Tour of North America is a brand new show and will feature death-defying tricks, jaw-dropping world firsts and absurd stunts.

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  2. Scott Speed, Tanner Foust, Volkswagen heading to Americas Rallycross seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoWeek

    ... season and is dealing with a litany of unpaid bills in the wake of its closure.The Red Bull-sponsored short-course rally sanctioning body ... Speed won the last three Red Bull Global Rallycross championships (2016-2018), while Foust won the top ...

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  3. VW commits to new Americas Rallycross seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BenzConnection

    ... race tracks money after holding events. The FIA-sanctioned ARX series should more than fill fans' appetite for rally racing domestically, however. Surprisingly, ARX won't actually host its first round on one of the American continents. Instead, it ...

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  4. Matteson Kai is producing a documentary on his father Tom MoreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Surfing News

    Matteson Kai Morey is one of the four sons of Tom and Marchia Morey. He is seeking help to create a documentary on his father's contribution to the action sports industry.

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  5. Scheider to headline Americas Rallycross Championship openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    ... be held at COTA, the first rallycross event to be run at the venue, in July. The Vermont Sports Car-operated Subaru Rally Team USA will field a trio of Subaru WRX STIs for former World Rally drivers Patrick Sandell and Chris Atkinson, and eight-time ...

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  6. Volkswagen chases extreme downforce for its Id R Pikes Peak racerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MotorAuthority

    Volkswagen returns to the the International Pikes Peak Hill Climb on June 24, and the German automaker is going high-tech with its new race car, the ID R. This all-electric race car packs plenty of power to help it silently scoot to the mountain's 14,115-foot summit. However, as this video shows, it's not only power that concerns the VW Motorsport crew.

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  7. Zandvoort WTCR: Vernay wins after start investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Motorsport.com

    WRT Audi driver Jean-Karl Vernay survived an investigation into his start to win the final World Touring Car Cup race at Zandvoort. Vernay got a good enough getaway from pole position in his Audi to close the door on the Volkswagen of fellow front-row starter Rob Huff and edged away thereafter to claim his second win of the season.

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  8. Zandvoort WTCR: Comte bags Puegeot's maiden winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Motorsport.com

    Aurelien Comte scored a first World Touring Car Cup victory for Peugeot in the reversed-grid race at Zandvoort ahead of Munnich Motorsport frontrunner Yann Ehrlacher. Having achieved a maiden WTCR podium for himself and Peugeot on Sunday by leaping from seventh to second at the start, Comte set up victory in Monday's first race with another fast getaway from the front row to beat polesitter James Thompson down to the first corner Despite Thompson getting close to the leader after a mid-race safety car, Comte was not headed at the front of the field and cruised to victory by 4.757 seconds after Thompson and teammate Ehrlacher swapped positions on the final lap.

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  9. Zandvoort WTCR: Vernay scores Audi's first poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Motorsport.com

    WRT Audi driver Jean-Karl Vernay grabbed pole for the final World Touring Car Cup race at Zandvoort, beating Rob Huff to the fastest time in shootout qualifying. Vernay was the only driver to dip under the 1m44s mark in Monday's qualifying on his sole shootout run, which proved enough to secure pole by a comfortable margin of almost half a second.

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  10. Volkswagen's I.D. R electric race car gets a showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Automotive News

    ... question: Could the Volkswagen also dream of beating the all-time Pikes Peak record of 8:13.878 set by nine-time World Rally champ Sebastien Loeb in a Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak proto in 2013?

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  11. Zandvoort WTCR: Ehrlacher eases to Race 1 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Motorsport.com

    Munnich Motorsport driver Yann Ehrlacher claimed his second World Touring Car Cup victory of the 2018 season with a controlled drive in a busy opening race at Zandvoort. Ehrlacher got ahead of polesitter Rob Huff at the initial start, and twice resisted attention from the fast-starting Peugeot of Aurelien Comte to jump into a share of second place in the drivers' standings.

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  12. Zandvoort WTCR: Huff on pole, Hyundai continues to struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Motorsport.com

    Rob Huff claimed his first qualifying pole position of the World Touring Car Cup season at Zandvoort, edging Yann Ehrlacher and Gordon Shedden in a frenetic Sunday session. Huff was one of the half hour session's early pacesetters in his Volkswagen, and returned to the head of the times after a mid-session stoppage - to retrieve Zsolt Szabo's Zengo Motorsport Cupra from the gravel at the Renaultbocht right-hander - with a 1m44.141s lap.

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  13. Ex-Las Vegas Thunder GM Bob Strumm recalls late Capitals coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    If it turns out to be Washington against the Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Final, former Las Vegas Thunder general manager Bob Strumm will be pulling for Vegas and thinking of longtime pal Bryan Murray, the former Capitals coach. The Jack Adams Award for NHL coach of the year, won by Bryan Murray in 1984 as coach of the Washington Capitals, is seen among flowers at a memorial for Murray, former coach and general manager of the Ottawa Senators, who died of colon cancer on Aug. 12, at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Thursday August 24, 2017.

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  14. Here's why the VW I.D. R Pikes Peak car needs such a massive wingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | AutoWeek

    Volkswagen's Pikes Peak Hill Climb entry is the I.D. R Pikes Peak -- a 680-hp, two-motor battery electric racer. Volkswagen's Pikes Peak Hill Climb entry is the I.D. R Pikes Peak -- a 680-hp, two-motor battery electric racer.

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  15. Travis Pastrana to Re-create Evel Knievel's Jumps on a Scout FTR750Read the original story

    Thursday May 17 | Cycle News

    Nitro Circus and Indian Motorcycle, America's first motorcycle company, announced today that Travis Pastrana will be jumping an Indian Scout FTR750 when he looks to pay tribute to Evel Knievel, the founding father of motorcycle stunts, and surpass America's most iconic daredevil. "Evel Live", an unprecedented three-hour live event premiering Sunday, July 8th at 8PM ET/ 5PM PT on HISTORYA in partnership with Nitro Circus, will see Travis Pastrana attempt three of Knievel's most famed jumps on the Scout FTR750, including jumping the length of 52+ crushed cars, 16 Greyhound buses, and the ill-fated Caesars Palace fountain jump that left Knievel grasping for his life.

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  16. Hailie Deegan's championship fire earns her return spot in NASCAR Next classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Sporting News

    With his eldest son, Haiden, sure. He's only 12 years old, but he has always had the kind of daring and reckless personality that already has earned him the nickname "Dangerboy Deegan" on the motocross circuit.

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  17. Deegan's championship fire earns her return spot in NASCAR Next classRead the original story

    Wednesday May 16 | Paddock Talk

    By Jodie Valade NASCAR Wire Service CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- To be honest, Brian Deegan didn't see that championship fire in his daughter, Hailie, when she first began racing. With his eldest son, Haiden, sure.

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  18. Travis Pastrana Will Pay Tribute to Evel Knievel by Jumping an Indian Scout FTR750Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | Motorcycle.com

    Indian isn't just in the business of building motorcycles anymore; the American motorcycle manufacturer is also making history and rewriting the record books, and the Scout FTR750 is leading the way. In its inaugural 2017 American Flat Track season, the FTR750 won 14 of 18 races, accounted for 37 of the available 54 podium spots and won Indian and Jared Mees the Grand National Championship.

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  19. Citroen "doesn't want" part-time Loeb programme for 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Motorsport.com

    Sebastien Loeb's World Rally Championship comeback looks highly unlikely to continue into 2019 because Citroen team principal Pierre Budar is reluctant to allow the nine-time champion to compete part-time again. Loeb contested the Mexico and Corsica events earlier this year as part of a three-round WRC programme that will conclude in Spain in October.

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  20. Travis Pastrana To Attempt 3 Of Evel Knievel's Most Famous Stunts In One DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Motorcycle Cruiser Magazine

    ... and suspension on the Indian flat-tracker can be tuned and adjusted for specific conditions. Now ex-motocrosser and rally racer, and still-stuntman and truck racer (and, oh yeah, Nitro Circus co-founder and occasional competitor) Travis Pastrana is ...

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